Trade body the Resource Association has welcomed DS Smith Recycling as a full member of the organisation.
The company signed up as a member at the recent launch event of the association in Wales.
Resource Association chief executive Ray Georgeson said: “We are absolutely delighted to welcome DS Smith Recycling to our ranks. DS Smith Recycling is the UK’s largest fibre recycling company and is a significant industry player with a strong corporate ethos of sustainability and quality. The DS Smith Group’s approach to utilising quality recycled materials to make quality products very much chimes with the core values of the association. They are a very welcome addition to the growing membership of the association.
DS Smith Recycling managing director Peter McGuiness said: “DS Smith Recycling has been encouraged by the development of the association as we believe it has an important role to play in championing the value of the modern reprocessing and recycling sector in which we play our part. We look forward to playing an active role in the development and the life of the association and ensuring that quality recycling has a healthy future in the UK.”